Great River Road

Length 2069.0 mi / 3329.7 km
Time to Allow Allow six days to drive or ten days to enjoy the entire byway.
Fees

None

Throughout history, the Mississippi River influenced many lives: the Dakota, Chippewa, and Hopewell cultures; early French voyagers; African-Americans seeking freedom on the Underground Railroad; and many more. Through its charming river towns and metropolitan cities, historic sites and cultural artifacts, today's Great River Road still links resources, people, and history.

Local Information

Great River Road Interpretive Center

Arkansas
Arkansas Delta Byways
870-972-2803
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Illinois
Western Illinois Tourism Development Office
309-837-7460; 877-GRR-7007

Iowa
Iowa Department of Tourism
515-242-4705

Kentucky
Kentucky Great River Region Organization
270-705-0506

Minnesota
Mississippi River Parkway Commission of Minnesota
763-212-2560

Mississippi
Vicksburg Convention and Visitor Bureau
601-636-9421

Missouri
Missouri Division of Tourism
1-800-877-1234
753-751-2016
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Wisconsin
Wisconsin Department of Tourism
608-266-2161
1-800-432-TRIP (8747)